Despite strong winds during the six-game opening day of the 2018 Phillips 66 Big 12 Softball Championship, the No. 1 seeded Oklahoma Sooners and the No. 3 Baylor Bears advanced to the title game slated for 4 p.m. CT on FS2. Oklahoma and Baylor emerged as its respective pool A and pool B leaders after earning 2-0 and 1-1 records, respectively.
Pool B, consisting of No. 2 Oklahoma State, No. 3 Baylor and No. 5 Texas Tech each notched 1-1 records.
At 1:30 p.m. CT on FCS, No. 5 Texas Tech will take on No. 4 Texas while second seeded Oklahoma State will face sixth seed Iowa State at 11 a.m. CT.
Tickets can be purchased online at Big12Sports.com/BuyTickets or at the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex during the championship. Adult single-day tickets are $14. Student, youth and senior tickets are $9 for daily admission. For any questions regarding tickets, contact Oklahoma City All-Sports at 405-236-5000.
Seven conference members sponsor the sport of softball - Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas and Texas Tech. The Big 12 softball championship returned in 2017 after a seven year hiatus. Oklahoma was crowned the 2017 Big 12 Softball Champions, before going on to the win its second straight national title.
PHILLIPS 66 Big 12 SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
|FRIDAY, MAY 11|
|11:00 a.m.||Game 1||No. 2 Oklahoma State vs. No. 3 Baylor||7-1, BU|
|11:00 a.m.||Game 2||No. 4 Texas vs. No. 6 Iowa State||7-0, UT|
|2:00 p.m.||Game 3||No. 1 Oklahoma vs. No. 4 Texas||10-1 (6 IN), OU|
|2:00 p.m.||Game 4||No. 3 Baylor vs. No. 5 Texas Tech||6-5, TTU|
|5:00 p.m.||Game 5||No. 2 Oklahoma State vs. No. Texas Tech||7-6, OSU|
|7:30 p.m.||Game 6||No. 1 Oklahoma vs. No. 6 Iowa State||9-6, OU|
|SATURDAY, MAY 12|
|11:00 a.m.||Game 7||No. 6 Iowa State vs No. 2 Oklahoma State||Stadium (FCS)|
|1:30 p.m.||Game 8||No. 4 Texas vs No. 5 Texas Tech||Stadium (FCS)|
|4:00 p.m.||Game 9||No. 1 Oklahoma vs No. 3 Baylor||Stadium (FS2)|